The Award Ceremony of the RSSU Chess Cup, Moscow Open 2015 winners and medalists was held on Sunday, Feb 8. Entered the scene to congratulate the most successful participants of the competition were: Natalia Pochinok, rector of the University; Evgeny Bushmin, deputy chairman of the Federation Council of the RF Federal Assembly; Nikolay Gulyaev, deputy chairman of the Moscow Department of Physical Education and Sport; Nikita Kim, 1st vice-president of the Moscow Chess Federation; Alexey Ivanov, chairman of the PricewaterhouseCoopers auditing company; and Oleg Zhuravsky, honorary president of the Liga Stavok bookmaker company.
Ernesto Inarkiev: My Key Game Was Played With Ian Nepomniachtchi
Ernesto Inarkiev from Russia won the Tournament A – Men’s Cup of Russia Stage in a brilliant manner. The Moscow grandmaster told the correspondent of the official Moscow Open website Eteri Kublashvili about his success.
- Ernesto, congratulations on a big win! What’s the secret of your success in the Moscow Open?
- Thank you. Honestly, last year turned to be very hard for me. I was working much on the change of that situation, and it’s nice to see this first result, proving all the work hasn’t been done for nothing.